Firm Profile

Mercer Thompson LLC

Headquarters

191 Peachtree Street, NE, Suite 4410
Atlanta, GA 30303
United States
(404) 577.4200

Firm Details

Mercer Thompson LLC is a focused boutique law firm that provides top-tier transactional legal services to companies in the electric power industry. Founded by former partners of a major international law firm, our “diamond-shaped” structure provides clients with direct access to partner-level attorneys who have, for their entire careers, represented electric power and project companies in their most important transactions. Our legal expertise includes corporate and capital markets finance, project finance and development, Department of Energy loan guarantees for qualifying energy projects, as well as mergers, sales, acquisitions and joint ventures of power companies and projects. We are particularly focused on clean technology and renewable energy projects, as well as nuclear energy, conventional fossil-fuel and transmission projects.

Awards

  • 2011-2012 Best Law Firms
  • Bar Register Preeminent Lawyers
  • Martindale-Hubbell "AV" Peer Review Rated
  • Super Lawyers 1994-2012
  • 2011 Go-To Top 500 Law Firms
  • 2010-2013 Chambers USA Top Ranked Leading Firm - Georgia-Energy

Clients

  • AES Corporation and its affiliates
  • ATCO Power, Inc. (Canada)
  • Calpine Corporation
  • Duke Energy, Inc.
  • Georgia Power Company
  • LS Power and its affiliates
  • Mitsui & Co. Power Development and Management
  • NRG Energy, Inc. and its affiliates
  • Panda Power Funds
  • Portland General Electric Company
  • Southern Company and its affiliates
  • Wisconsin Electric Power Company
  • Wisconsin Energy Corporation and its affiliates

Firm Practice Areas

  • Energy Law
  • Project Finance Law